Connections of local galloper Zamex will be hoping to go ‘half’ a win better in Friday’s $40,000 Riverview Hotel Murwillumbah Cup (1530m).
Eagle Farm trainer Barry Baldwin is more than happy with The Candy Man after his first appearance since a spell in a barrier trial.
The Cox Plate is over two months away but Mystic Journey made an emphatic statement ahead of spring when winning Saturday’s G2 P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.
Former Tasmanian Eastender is poised to begin a campaign aimed at the Group One Metropolitan Handicap and nobody is more surprised than Denise Martin.
She might have been Winx-like in the manner in which she strung victories together in autumn but Mystic Journey’s Cox Plate campaign will not be compromised in order to prolong her winning sequence.
Ex Lloyd Williams horse Venezuela makes his debut for the Waugh stable on Saturday at Randwick on the Kensington track.